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Blackboard 9 unavailable on Friday, 21 November (1am-5am GMT)

18 Nov 2014

Please remind your students that scheduled maintenance is being carried out on Blackboard on the above date and take into account this downtime when asking them to do any online activities

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Who is affected?

All staff and students

What is happening?

Scheduled maintenance is being carried out on Blackboard. As a result Blackboard will be unavailable for staff and students for approximately four hours from 1am to 5am GMT on Friday, 21 November 2014.

What this means for you

You will not be able to access to Blackboard during that period.

What you have to do

For staff: Remind your students of the downtime and please ensure that any online activities you are asking students to do take into account this downtime. Please adjust any deadlines as appropriate.

We have given students the following advice: Plan your work to take into account the downtime and ensure you download any materials you will need during the period Blackboard is unavailable.

Contact for further information

Please contact your eLearning team at: